• Family resource centres make a big difference all across Winnipeg.

    "When families live in difficult situations,

    there are things our community can do to help."
  • "Life is never easy for anybody,

    but I open that door and I have a sense of home." It's where Dawn finds her community.
  • "It's a larger poverty to see no possibility."

    Mary finds a new path and lifts the shadow of poverty.

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United Way’s 23rd Annual Golf Tournament crosses the $1.1 million mark!

For 23 years, golfers who love Winnipeg—and Winnipeggers who love golf—have been swinging for a stronger community. This year, they hit a collective hole-in-one, crossing the $1.1 million mark. Braving what turned into a rather blustery day, 132 golfers played Bel … Continue reading

Fort Garry Women’s Resource Centre transformed by epic week-long Day of Caring.

When Nadi Design does a Day of Caring they go big. Last week the architectural design firm Nadi Design rallied six partner organizations for a Day of Caring which turned into a week and completely transformed the Fort Garry Women’s … Continue reading

Volunteer with Youth United!

Calling open-minded, community-committed young Winnipeggers for an amazing volunteer opportunity! If you’re looking for a great way to help shape the future of Winnipeg, we’d love if you’d share your energy as a Youth United volunteer! It’s a chance to use your knowledge and talents, … Continue reading

Where Dawn finds her community.

The everyday magic of family resource centres across Winnipeg lies in the friendships they create, the neighbourhoods they grow, the first steps they offer to a building a better life. Dawn, who finds her community at the Andrews Street Family Centre, … Continue reading

SEEDing success: ‘Economic and emotional trauma’ overcome with a little help.

Mary has seen how poverty’s shadow can be lifted. In 2010, her 25-year marriage ended, leaving her a single mother of six. She had just started college when she began experiencing debilitating pain in her jaw. Her doctor told her … Continue reading